What Is The Illinois TRUST Act?

Should law enforcement be able to detain people based only on their immigration status? That is the question that the Illinois TRUST Act answers loud and clear. The act, which was signed into law by Governor Bruce Rauner in August, prohibits police officers from...

Up Coming Event!

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 4pm-5:30pm Attorney Priscilla Orta will be attending the event Deconstructing the Good vs. Bad Immigrant Narrative. Attorney Priscilla will be speaking about immigration and the gang database. The event will be held at Roosevelt...

DACA Next Steps

Attorney Priscilla Orta will be speaking tonight at Chavez Elementary Multicultural Academy which is located at4747 S Marshfield Ave, Chicago, IL 60609. She will be speaking about the next steps for DACA tonight at 5:30pm with Senator Duckworth and U.S. Congressman...

DACA No Longer!

As of September 5, 2017 Immigration is no longer accepting DACA applications for those applying for the first time. Immigration will be accepting DACA renewal applications no later than October 5, 2017. Those who are reapplying for DACA are only eligible if their work...

Rauner signs ‘Illinois Trust Act’

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law on August 28, 2017 the Illinois Trust Act. The messure will prohibit police officers and other law enforcement officicals from stopping, detaining, or arresting anyone based on their immigration status or an immigration...

Immigration Raids to Target Teens

U.S. immigration officials are expected to begin 4 days of nationwide raids that will be targeting teenagers suspected of belonging to gangs. The teenagers targeted will be 16 and 17 year olds who are suspected of gang activity. The teenagers who would meet the...